News: Training & Development

Training School Reopens

After two Saturdays of successfully running adult and youth coaching, the Training School has reopened offering a limited selection of courses from our published schedule. The first three day course, Advanced Youth Race Training, ran last week, with 6 keen young sailors determined to improve their racing skills. Coaches Matt and Mandy were really happy […]

Coaching Restarts

Photo: Sara Collard. On Saturday 11th July we restarted Saturday coaching. In the morning was the adult session, attended by 10 of the Saturday stalwarts. Here is Wendy’s report: Wow, it was fabulous to be out with our lovely coaches, Matt and Mandy again.  We split into 2 groups of 5 to be socially distant. […]

Restarting Coaching for Club Members

We are very pleased to announce that we are planning to restart club coaching for adults and juniors with two experimental sessions, on Saturday 4th July and 11th July. Lessons learned on 4th July may lead to us amending the plans for the 11th. If the format is successful then we intend to extend the […]

Safety and Support Day 2020

35 people and 6 instructors participated on Saturday 14th March in the day which was aimed at Safety and Race Management teams and run by Andrew Lawman and Nigel Denchfield. It was quite a calm day weather-wise, in fact the green flag was up for a change! We covered some Pico and Laser 2000 rescues, […]

Summer Camp 2018 Memories

The 2018 Summer Camp was a great success and 31 young people had a fantastic time on and off the water. As well as dinghy sailing each morning, in the afternoons the participants had a chance to try Stand-up Paddle Boarding, Windsurfing, Laser 2000, Cat and Cruiser Sailing and a Treasure Hunt. Chief Instructor Matt French […]

Race and Safety Teams Refresher Days 2018

The next Refresher Day for Race and Safety Teams is on Saturday, May 5, from 1000 h to 1600 h. If you want to revise and update your skills, please book a place. Numbers are limited. There is no cost to come along. If you usually helm a Committee Boat, here is your chance to […]

Dinghy Instructor Course 2nd – 6th April

The next Dinghy Instructor Course will be on 2nd-6th April, with the pre-assessment on 17th March. Contact the office to register or for more information.

Team Grafham Half Term Camp October 2017

Day 1 of Team Grafham Half Term Camp went well. The sailors enjoyed the light winds and even sailed over the plug hole! Day 2 of the Team Grafham Half Term Camp went well. The sailors went yachting this morning and did some windy single-handed sailing this afternoon. There will be some tired sailors tonight! […]

More Let’s Go Windsurfing Dates Added

Due to the popularity of this Sociable Saturday activity, three further dates have been added: Saturdays 26th August, 16th September and 30th September More information here

2017 Leisure & Training Season

Our leisure and training sailing season kicks off next Saturday 1st April.  Activities are: For Adults: Sailing Clinic in the Morning – book with the Office if you are interested Club Coaching: 12 noon until 2pm – free for Club Members Sociable Saturday: – meet in the café from 2:30pm for briefing, followed by one […]